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    CFPB’s student loan ombudsman slams the door on his way out


    The CFPB’s student loan ombudsman may have quit, but he is not going quietly. “After 10 months under your leadership, it has become clear that consumers no longer have a strong, independent consumer bureau on their side,” Seth Frotman told his former boss, Acting Director Mick Mulvaney.

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    Department of Education, CFPB in turf war over student loans


    The Department of Education has killed an information-sharing agreement with the CFPB that was intended to protect student loan borrowers. It called the Bureau “an overreaching and unaccountable agency.”

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    University Compliance Programs Taking Shape


    Image: Big compliance changes are afoot in higher education, as more universities hire their first enterprise-wide compliance officer—a trend that took flight in 2013 and keeps on going. “[A]cademic medical centers aside, a central compliance function is a newer concept than in the corporate world,” says Robert Roach, CCO of ...